How To Use Customer Service As a Loyalty-Building Tool

Good customer service is an important goal for any company. Customers who have bad experiences are not only unlikely to come back, but are also likely to spread the bad word to friends and associates or to publish bad reviews on review sites. In addition, it’s six times more expensive to obtain a new customer than it is to retain an old one. Offering quality customer service is an excellent...

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Trump Hotels Hit by Third Credit Card Breach In 2 Years - KrebsOnSecurity.com (7/19/17)

Shopify Adding eBay As Sales Channel For Merchants - TechCrunch (7/13/17)

PayPal Should Spend More Than $12 Billion and Buy Square - The Street (7/12/17)

Stripe Strikes Alipay and WeChat Pay Deal For China Access BBC.com (7-10-17)

Canada Releases Glow In The Dark Coins - CNBC (6/29/19)

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Point Of Sale Industry News

New Research Shows Brick and Mortar Retail is Here to Stay, But Needs a Digital …

05-03-2017

San Francisco—May 3, 2017—Adyen, the technology company reinventing payments for the global economy...

Brooks Brothers Notifies Customers of Payment Card Security Incident

05-12-2017

NEW YORK, May 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Brooks Brothers recently became aware of a security inciden...

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05-22-2017

NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights The global customer relationship man...

Centric Software Major Game Changing Innovation: Centric Visual Innovation Platf…

05-23-2017

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Mastercard Launches Several New APIs for Developers Hub

06-27-2017

The enhanced suite of APIs includes new offerings focused on Masterpass QR, spend alerts and con...

Bluefin Payment Systems & UniversityTickets Partner for Point-to-Point Encry…

07-18-2017

July 18, 2017 – Atlanta, GA and New York City, New York – Bluefin Payment Systems, the leading provi...

CloudSense and Axsy Launch Retail KICK to Digitize Retailers’ Offline Experience

07-20-2017

LONDON, July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CloudSense, the Salesforce-native omnichannel commerce pl...

iPad POS Stand EnCloz Security At Lower Price

06-08-2017

Monroe, Connecticut, June 8, 2017 - iPad Stand EnCloz, a POS anti-theft security stand for many star...

Instacart Launches One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service in Phoenix and the East Val…

05-25-2017

SAN FRANCISCO, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Instacart (www.Instacart.com), the technology-drive...

Visa and ACTIVE Network Form Multi-Year Strategic Alliance

05-02-2017

DALLAS, May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ACTIVE Network®, the premier global marketpl...

Android Pay is Now Live in Canada with Mastercard Hub

05-31-2017

Toronto, ON – May 31, 2017 – Today, Google confirmed that Android Pay, enabling contactless mobile p...

Sterling Payment Technologies and ExaDigm Announce Wireless EMV Solution

05-18-2017

TAMPA, FLA. (PRWEB) May 18, 2017 – Sterling Payment Technologies, a leading provider of secure payme...

Browns Shoes Selects OrderDynamics OMS to Enhance Omni-Channel Visionary Status

05-25-2017

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Upserve Grows 100 Percent and Launches New Products

05-16-2017

PROVIDENCE, R.I., May 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Upserve, the industry's leading full-service...

MobileBytes Releases Next Generation Online Ordering Technology

05-26-2017

PHOENIX (May 25, 2017) – Point of sale (POS) for iPad innovator MobileBytes has released its next ...

Star Micronics Introduces the TSP100IIIU Thermal Receipt Printer

05-15-2017

Somerset, NJ – May 15, 2017 – Star Micronics, leading provider of point of sale and proof of tr...

Top Retailers Compared Based On Mobile Web Experience by UserTesting

06-06-2017

CHICAGO, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IRCE 2017 – As consumers spend an increasing amount ...

First Data Introduces Local Payments Solution to Power Cross-Border Global Comme…

06-26-2017

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The rise of global commerce is creating an increasingly borderless econom...

Appetize Brings Advanced Concessions Technology to Yankee Stadium and other Pro …

06-29-2017

PLAYA VISTA, Calif., June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Appetize, the modern point-of-sale (POS)...

Conformance Technologies Receives ETA’s PayPal Tech Innovation Award

05-16-2017

May 16, 2017 10:12 AM Eastern Daylight Time RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Conformance Technologies®...

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05-03-2017

New Hartford, NY- May 3, 2017 - ParTech, Inc. (PAR), a leading global provider of point of...

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07-12-2017

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07-10-2017

WASHINGTON, July 10, 2017 – July and August should be two of the busiest months ever seen for import...

GO Sport Group Selects Mi9 Retail for Omni-Channel POS, Customer Engagement …

07-24-2017

MIAMI, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mi9 Retail is pleased to announce that GO Sport Group...

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06-30-2017

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06-29-2017

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ECRM Acquires Hyper-Growth Retail Technology Company RangeMe

06-06-2017

SOLON, Ohio and SAN FRANCISCO, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Efficient Collaborative Retail Ma...

Lavu POS Offers Free Software to Businesses Affected by the Albuquerque Rapid Tr…

06-20-2017

June 20, 2017 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lavu (lavu.com), t...

Retailers: ‘A Lot of Work Ahead’ For Health Care Reform

05-24-2017

WASHINGTON, Wednesday, May 24, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today issued the following stat...

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05-01-2017

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​Leading Retailer of Men's XL Apparel Announces Launch of Mobile App with Predic…

07-20-2017

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DiSa Digital Safety USA Will Present Point-of-Sale Activation Solution

05-25-2017

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (PRWEB) MAY 26, 2017 DiSa Digital Safety USA, provider of the world’s fir...

Retailers Outline Priorities for NAFTA Modernization

06-13-2017

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today submitted comments to the United St...

As eCommerce Soars, New Solution Leverages iPhone & Android One-Tap Ordering

06-21-2017

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Mastercard Stands Up For Those Who Stand Up To Cancer #StandUpForThem

07-11-2017

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Squirrel Releases Latest Version of Restaurant Point of Sale Software #NRAShow17

05-19-2017

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Videotel Unveils Its Exclusive Elevate Interactive Digital Signage Solution

05-08-2017

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New Temando State of Shipping in Commerce Report Reveals Gap Between U.S. Retail…

06-27-2017

SAN FRANCISCO, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Temando, a leading shipping and fulfilment software...

NRF PROTECT to Honor Law Enforcement, Loss Prevention Experts

06-26-2017

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 – Three members of the law enforcement and retail loss prevention communit...

New Time and Attendance Module and Enhanced Configurable Labor Compliance From H…

05-18-2017

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First Data Launches New Merchant Solution to Prevent Fraud Across All Commerce C…

06-01-2017

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Data (NYSE: FDC), a global leader in commerce-enabling t...

An Open Letter from Criteo to the World's Retailers and Brands

06-21-2017

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Leading Retailers Recognized for Growth, Innovation at Aptos Engage 2017 User Co…

05-02-2017

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05-31-2017

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Billtrust’s New Data Mining Service Accelerates Electronic Invoicing and Payment…

06-07-2017

HAMILTON, NJ.—June 6, 2017—Billtrust, the leader in payment cycle management solutions, ha...

Texas Humor Enhances Mobile Shopping Experience Through App Powered by Shopgate

07-18-2017

AUSTIN, Texas – July 18, 2017 – Shopgate, the leading SaaS shopping app platform, today announced Te...

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06-26-2017

In the years since I co-founded eMerchantBroker we’ve seen the introduction of EMV standards help re...

Retailers Dismiss New House Bill to Block Sales Tax Fairness

06-14-2017

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today voiced its opposition to legislatio...

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04-28-2017

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SapientRazorfish Releases New Research for Retailers on Transforming Omni-Channe…

06-27-2017

NEW YORK, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SapientRazorfish, part of Publicis.Sapient, today relea...

Global Payments Expands Ecommerce and Omnichannel Offerings

06-27-2017

LONDON & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provid...

Epson BrightLink Pro Interactive Display Wins NewBay’s NAB Best of Show Award

06-05-2017

LONG BEACH, Calif., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson, the number-one selling projec...

How Retailers CAN Stay Safe from Hefty FCC Fines in SMS Marketing

06-30-2017

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Creative Realities Announces Important New Hires

07-12-2017

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative Realities, Inc. ("Creative Realitie...